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Ophthalmic findings in Setleis syndrome: two new cases in a mother and son.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17508049     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CASE REPORT: Setleis syndrome is a rare ectodermal dysplasia with characteristic ophthalmic findings. We describe the first 2 reported cases in Canadian individuals of Aboriginal descent.
COMMENTS: Although most ophthalmic findings are benign, it is important to recognize the clinical significance for management and genetic counselling. We postulate an autosomal dominant inheritance in our cases.
Authors:
Jerrod S Kent; Kenneth G Romanchuk; Edmond G Lemire
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d'ophtalmologie     Volume:  42     ISSN:  0008-4182     ISO Abbreviation:  Can. J. Ophthalmol.     Publication Date:  2007 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-05-17     Completed Date:  2007-08-09     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0045312     Medline TA:  Can J Ophthalmol     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  471-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Sask.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Coloboma / diagnosis*,  genetics
Craniofacial Abnormalities / diagnosis*,  genetics
Ectodermal Dysplasia / diagnosis*,  genetics
Eyelashes / abnormalities*
Eyelids / abnormalities*
Female
Genes, Dominant
Humans
Infant
Male
Skin Abnormalities / diagnosis*,  genetics
Syndrome

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